World Cup 2018 bids

FIFA: Spain and Portugal venues 'ideal' for finals

September 3, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Spain and Portugal boast "ideal'' venues for the World Cup and have a strong chance of being elected as tournament host, according to the head of FIFA's inspection team.

The pair have individual experience of hosting major football tournaments but have entered a joint bid to attract the World Cup in either 2018 or 2022, for which FIFA is currently undertaking its inspection programme.

Spain and Portugal are vying with several other bidders, including England, to ...

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